The table below looks at the statistics for the Communications Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Communications Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Communications Manager
Rank 536 504 483
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -21
Contract jobs requiring a Communications Manager 38 56 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.074% 0.12% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.082% 0.13% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 41 37
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£356 £395 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.81% +19.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £275 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £27.50 - £53.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46471 43917 44186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 90.65% 92.79% 93.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 29922 27163 25293
Average daily rate £400 £400 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £226 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1929 1917 2419
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -9.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £38.50 £41.13
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

Communications Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Communications Manager in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Communications Manager Jobs Demand Trend in England

Communications Manager
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Communications Manager across the England region.

Communications Manager Daily Rate Trend in England

Communications Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Communications Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

Communications Manager Daily Rate Histogram in England

Communications Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Communications Manager across the England region.

Communications Manager Hourly Rate Trend in England

Communications Manager
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Communications Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -4 19 £348 -13.12% 6
South East -20 8 £345 -9.21% 1
North West -8 1 £350 -
West Midlands -15 1 £350 +43.14%
Yorkshire -16 1 - -
East of England - - - -
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Communications Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Communications Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Communications Manager in their job title.

1 22 (25.58%) Marketing
2 17 (19.77%) Project Management
2 17 (19.77%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (18.60%) Finance
4 13 (15.12%) Telecoms
5 10 (11.63%) Change Management
6 9 (10.47%) Banking
6 9 (10.47%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 8 (9.30%) Intranet
8 7 (8.14%) Security Cleared
8 7 (8.14%) MS PowerPoint
9 6 (6.98%) IP Telephony
9 6 (6.98%) Social Media
10 5 (5.81%) PBX
10 5 (5.81%) Avaya
10 5 (5.81%) CRM
10 5 (5.81%) PRINCE2
10 5 (5.81%) Digital Media
10 5 (5.81%) Unified Communications
10 5 (5.81%) Visualisation
10 5 (5.81%) Content Management
10 5 (5.81%) Degree
11 4 (4.65%) Business Transformation
11 4 (4.65%) SharePoint
11 4 (4.65%) ERP
11 4 (4.65%) SAP
11 4 (4.65%) Manufacturing
11 4 (4.65%) Publishing
11 4 (4.65%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (3.49%) Retail

Communications Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Communications Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Communications Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.65%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.49%) CMS
2 3 (3.49%) Drupal
2 3 (3.49%) WordPress
3 2 (2.33%) Joomla!
Applications
1 7 (8.14%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (3.49%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (3.49%) InDesign
2 3 (3.49%) Photoshop
2 3 (3.49%) Acrobat
3 2 (2.33%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.16%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.16%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.16%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.30%) Intranet
2 6 (6.98%) IP Telephony
3 5 (5.81%) PBX
3 5 (5.81%) Unified Communications
4 3 (3.49%) VoIP
5 2 (2.33%) LAN
6 1 (1.16%) Broadband
6 1 (1.16%) WAN
6 1 (1.16%) HTTP
6 1 (1.16%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.16%) DOCSIS
6 1 (1.16%) DSL
6 1 (1.16%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.16%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Dreamweaver
General
1 22 (25.58%) Marketing
2 16 (18.60%) Finance
3 13 (15.12%) Telecoms
4 9 (10.47%) Banking
5 4 (4.65%) Manufacturing
5 4 (4.65%) Publishing
6 3 (3.49%) Retail
7 2 (2.33%) Advertising
8 1 (1.16%) Law
8 1 (1.16%) Front Office
8 1 (1.16%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (1.16%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.33%) HTML
1 2 (2.33%) CSS
2 1 (1.16%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.98%) Social Media
2 5 (5.81%) Digital Media
2 5 (5.81%) Visualisation
3 2 (2.33%) Freedom of Information
3 2 (2.33%) Copywriting
3 2 (2.33%) Freedom of Information Act
3 2 (2.33%) FMCG
4 1 (1.16%) NHS
4 1 (1.16%) User Experience
4 1 (1.16%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.16%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.16%) Windows
1 1 (1.16%) Windows 8
1 1 (1.16%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (19.77%) Project Management
1 17 (19.77%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (11.63%) Change Management
3 9 (10.47%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 5 (5.81%) CRM
4 5 (5.81%) PRINCE2
4 5 (5.81%) Content Management
5 4 (4.65%) Business Transformation
5 4 (4.65%) ERP
5 4 (4.65%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (3.49%) Service Delivery
6 3 (3.49%) Risk Management
6 3 (3.49%) PRINCE
6 3 (3.49%) Stakeholder Analysis
6 3 (3.49%) Web Development
7 2 (2.33%) Strategic Management
7 2 (2.33%) Supply Chain Management
7 2 (2.33%) Automated Testing
7 2 (2.33%) Business Analysis
7 2 (2.33%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (8.14%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.81%) Degree
3 3 (3.49%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.49%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.49%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.16%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (1.16%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 5 (5.81%) Avaya
2 4 (4.65%) SAP
3 3 (3.49%) Adobe
3 3 (3.49%) Acme Packet
4 2 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.33%) Cisco
5 1 (1.16%) Oracle
5 1 (1.16%) Fujitsu
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